CFP: Geospatial Memory and the City

Media Theory Journal (mediatheoryjournal.org) Call for Papers: Deadline (June 1, 2017) Special Issue on Geospatial Memory and the City   Geospatial media has saturated cityscapes and inspired new perspectives on the social world. Beyond its undisputed global reach through popular applications like Google Earth, the geospatial web carries a cluster of implications for local commerce, … Read more…

Announcement: Queer Political Theologies, Toronto, May 5

The conveners would like to thank the University of Toronto’s Women & Gender Studies Institute, the Centre for Comparative Literature, the Mark S. Bonham Centre for Sexual Diversity Studies, Trinity College, and the Toronto School of Theology for their indispensable support in helping to organize this event.   Queer Political Theologies Organized by Ricky Varghese, … Read more…

452F CFP: The Paradigm of the Archive in Contemporary Narrative and Visual Culture

Call for Papers #18 The Paradigm of the Archive in Contemporary Narrative and Visual Culture On January 31, 2017, we publish the CFP for the eighteenth issue of 452°F. Journal of Literary Theory and Comparative Literature, to be published on January 31, 2018. The CFP is open and addressed to anyone who wishes to contribute … Read more…

Announcement: CCL(x)17 – Re-Viewing Comparative Literature: Issues of Scholarship and Publishing in the Contemporary Conjuncture May 27, 2017, Ryerson University

CCL(x)17 – Re-Viewing Comparative Literature: Issues of Scholarship and Publishing in the Contemporary Conjuncture May 27, 2017, Ryerson University Final Schedule 9:30 – Welcome 9:45-11:00 –Canadian and Indigenous Issues Chair Albert Braz (Alberta) – Heather Macfarlane (Queen’s), Cheryl Suzack (University of Toronto), Simon Harel (Université de Montréal) 11:00-11:15 – Coffee 11:15-12:30 – Issues of English … Read more…

CFP: Resurfacing: women writing across Canada in the 1970s 26-28 April 2018 Mount Allison University & Université de Moncton

First Call This conference emerges from the growing sense that women who were writing in English and French across Canada from the end of the 1960s through the 1970s and into the early 1980s are poised to be recovered or recontextualized by our scholarly community. This period was seminal for the women’s movement and also … Read more…

The Department of Humanities at Taras Shevchenko Regional Humanitarian Pedagogical Academy of Kremenets (Ukraine) invites you to submit a paper to the 7th annual scientific journal “Kremenets Comparative Studies”. The aim of the scientific journal is to unite literary critics in order to exchange opinions on modern research of the literary phenomena in comparative aspect. … Read more…

Esther Cheung Award

The CCLA Esther Cheung Award goes to the best Graduate Student paper on the annual program. All graduate students, underemployed and early career (non-tenure-track) academics who presented papers at our 2016 meeting in Calgary were eligible for nomination. We are delighted to announce that the winner of that award is KATHRYN FRANKLIN (York University), for their paper “Local … Read more…

CFP: The Proximity of Cultures in Literature

CALL FOR PAPERS Central, Eastern and Northern European Studies (CENES) Graduate Conference The University of British Columbia, Vancouver April 8, 2017 The Proximity of Cultures in Literature KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Dr. Asma Sayed, MacEwan University, Edmonton The Department of Central, Eastern, and Northern European Studies at the University of British Columbia is an avid advocate of … Read more…